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Direct Foreign Investment

  • Structuring, planning, and documenting foreign investment in diverse sectors under Vietnam's foreign and domestic investment laws.
  • 100% foreign invested entities ("100% FIEs"), joint ventures, and business cooperation contracts.
  • Negotiating and documenting the transaction under local law.
  • Guidance on navigating the governmental approval process.
  • Restructuring and partner buy-out arrangements.

Business Operations

  • Implementing local requirements for operating entities.
  • Corporate restructurings.
  • Drafting and implementing commercial agreements.
  • Corporate, labor and tax advice and compliance.
  • Registrations, filings, and obtaining necessary licenses and permits.

Banking and Finance

  • Mergers, acquisitions, and restructuring.
  • Structuring and preparing loan agreements and other financial documentation.
  • Assessing and counseling on day to day operational and regulatory issues.

Agency, Distribution, and Franchising Relationships

  • Negotiating and drafting agency, distribution, and franchise agreements.
  • Guidance in the rules governing sales and distribution networks.
  • Advice on the importation and sale of goods on behalf of a foreign principal.

Representative Offices (ROs) and Branches

  • Prepare, submit and secure approval for RO and branch licenses.
  • Advise on the requirements to operate ROs and branches.

Hotels, Resorts, and Property Development

  • Counselling, negotiating, structuring and documenting project investment.
  • Advise on management agreements for hotel and real estate operations.

Intellectual Property and E-Commerce

  • Protecting intellectual property rights, including registration and defense of trademarks and patents,
  • Preparing technology transfer and licensing agreements.
  • Negotiating and drafting of software development, distribution, and licensing agreements.

Tax Planning

  • Addressing Vietnamese and foreign tax issues for corporate transactions.






Hanoi Central Office Building
44B Ly Thuong Kiet St., 11/F
Hanoi, Vietnam
T: 84-24-3825-1700
F: 84-24-3825-1742